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 This day in History - May 26
372 Historic Events for May 26
1927

Jacques Bergerac, France, actor (Gigi, Les Girls, Thunder in Sun)

Birth
1927

Ford Motor Company manufactures its 15 millionth Model T automobile

Event
1928

A's commit 7 errors and lose to Yanks 7-4

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1929

Hugo Raes, Flemish writer (Horses Jump and Fresh Sea)

Birth
1930

Joe Sewell, strikes out twice of his 3 times in 1930, by Pat Caraway

Event
1930

Supreme Court rules buying liquor does not violate the Constitution

Event
1932

Admiral Makoto Saito forms parliament in Tokyo

Event
1933

Jimmie Rodgers, country singer, dies at 35

Death
1933

2nd emergency Dutch govt of Colijn forms

Event
1933

Phillies Chuck Klein hits for cycle vs St Louis Cards

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1934

Century of Progress Exposition reopens in Chicago

Event
1934

Abdulah M "Dulah" Omar, South African attorney/UDF-leader

Birth
1936

1st govt of Zealand in Belgium ends

Event
1937

San Francisco Bay's Golden Gate Bridge opens

Event
1937

Yehuda Yannay, composer

Birth
1937

Dutch Rail NV at law forms

Event
1938

House on un-American Activities forms

Event
1938

Teresa Stratas, [Anastasia Stratakis], Toronto, soprano (Salome)

Birth
1938

William Elden Bolcom, Seattle Washington, composer (Oracles)

Birth
1938

Jackie Liebesit, rocker (Can)

Birth
1939

Gerald Ronson, English multi-millionaire

Birth
1939

Brent Musburger, sportscaster (CBS-TV)

Birth
1939

Cornelis J Cutters, supreme commander of Navy (1910-18), dies

Death
1939

Charles H Mayo, US surgeon/co-founder (Mayo Clinic), dies at 74

Death
1940

Operation Dynamo begins evacuating defeated Allied troops from Dunkirk

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